Category: Middle East

UN special rapporteur for occupied Palestine quits

Makarim Wibisono says Israel denied him the access he needed to investigate alleged violations by its military.   The UN’s special rapporteur in charge of investigating human-rights complaints in the occupied Palestinian territories has announced…

Scholar seeks Muslim unity for sanctity of Aqsa Mosque

Muslim communities all over the world have been advised to reunite, be prayerful and re-strategise to reclaim the sanctity of the Al-Aqsa Mosque.   An Islamic scholar, Sheik AbdurRahmon Adangba, made the call at the annual…